Guide for booking hotels in Jaisalmer:
Jaisalmer is often called the “Golden City of India” because of the yellow sandstone used throughout the architecture of forts and buildings. The town is adorned with lakes, ancient Jain temples and havelis. For an unforgettable experience, make your way through the dunes for a camp stay in the desert.
If it is pocket-friendly accommodations you are after, Sadar Bazar is the top pick. The neighbourhood features many options with simple sandstone hotels and backpacker hostels complemented by the conventional havelis. Along with budget hotels, the market is packed with shops selling traditional Rajasthani goods and is lined with rooftop cafes and restaurants.
Fort Road is lined with top-end hotels and resorts steeped in opulence to enrich your experience as you explore the majestic forts, ornate temples and rustic havelis of Jaisalmer. The hotels and resorts echo the beauty of the royal Rajasthani architecture and feature rooms offering splendid views of the desert city's most famous architectural highlights.
Jaisalmer has several campsites in the city close to the town's endless desert landscapes, historic forts and palaces. Desert camping is a unique experience with infinite and contemplative desert landscapes around you and modern amenities and excellent hospitality at the premium campsites. Plus, this allows you to explore deserts with camel safaris and jeep safaris.